Theodore Boone

6 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 450 ratings

Theodore Boone Summary

Theodore Boone is 13 and wants nothing more than to swap homeroom for the courtroom; he lives for big trials. Now the biggest murder case in his city's history is set to begin.

In the packed court, a husband awaits trial for his wife's murder.

Is he a dangerous criminal or an innocent victim?

The case takes a sinister twist when Theo uncovers a surprise witness with his own problems to hide. But Theodore is sworn to secrecy and time is running out.

Can Theo find a way to bring the killer to justice...or will a guilty man get away with murder?

Brimming with the intrigue and suspense that made John Grisham a number one international best-seller and the undisputed master of the legal thriller.

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  • Book 1

    • Theodore Boone

    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 5 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 149
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 146

    Theodore Boone is 13 and wants nothing more than to swap homeroom for the courtroom; he lives for big trials. Now the biggest murder case in his city's history is set to begin. In the packed court, a husband awaits trial for his wife's murder. Is he a dangerous criminal or an innocent victim? The case takes a sinister twist when Theo uncovers a surprise witness with his own problems to hide. But Theodore is sworn to secrecy and time is running out.

    Can Theo find a way to bring the killer to justice...or will a guilty man get away with murder?

    Brimming with the intrigue and suspense that made John Grisham a number one international best-seller and the undisputed master of the legal thriller.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • A lot of promise but fails to deliver.

    • By Charlie King on 26-08-10

    Regular price: £12.99

  • Book 2

    • Theodore Boone: The Abduction

    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 71
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 45

    Theodore Boone's best friend April has disappeared in the middle of the night. The only suspect is an escaped convict, and he won't give them any answers. Thirteen-year-old Theo - the son of two lawyers - knows the criminal justice system. Terrified that he'll never see April again, he begins his own investigation. But as the days drag on with no new leads, Theo starts to think the police are chasing the wrong person. Can he hunt down the truth and find his friend - or is it really too late?

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not a typical Grisham book

    • By Kirstine on 07-08-13

    Regular price: £7.59

  • Book 3

    • Theodore Boone: The Accused

    • Theodore Boone 3
    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 5 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 38

    Theodore Boone is obsessed with the courtroom, justice and prosecuting the guilty. But now 13-year-old Theo stands accused. Stolen property has been found in his locker and soon Theo is under investigation. Somebody is sabotaging his reputation and framing him as a criminal. As the evidence against him mounts, Theo must use all of his legal powers to chase down the real thief. Can Theo convince the police he's the victim of a crime he did not commit?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best in the series so far

    • By Dr on 29-08-13

    Regular price: £14.99

  • Book 4

    • Theodore Boone: The Activist

    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    Theodore Boone's town is under threat, from a group of corrupt men planning to build a freeway bypass and destroy countless homes.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • need more

    • By Mr on 08-07-13

    Regular price: £12.99

  • Book 5

    • Theodore Boone: The Fugitive

    • Theodore Boone 5
    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    John Grisham delivers high-intensity legal drama for a new generation of readers in the fifth novel in his bestselling Theodore Boone series. He was supposed to be having fun with his friends, not playing detective and stalking a serial killer. Theodore Boone - teenage lawyer and courtroom hero - is on a class trip seeing the sights of the capital city. But he hadn't counted on seeing the most wanted man in the history of his home town, Strattenberg.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The best one in the series

    • By Mike on 29-09-16

    Regular price: £14.99

  • Book 6

    • Theodore Boone: The Scandal

    • Theodore Boone 6
    • By: John Grisham
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 31

    John Grisham delivers high-intensity legal drama for a new generation of listeners in the sixth novel in his best-selling Theodore Boone series. 'I'm the lawyer, and you're the client. My advice to you is to bury this and not tell a soul. Never. Got it?' Theodore Boone, courtroom hero and the only kid lawyer in town, is facing a tough week at school with his exams. But things take a turn for the worse when a huge scandal is revealed - by none other than his best friend, April.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Another lovely little Theodore Boone book

    • By P. J. Bell on 05-06-16

    Regular price: £16.99